Eight aircraft battling fire in Monchique

in Algarve · 12-06-2019 17:44:00 · 1 Comments
Eight aircraft battling fire in Monchique

Eight aircraft are fighting a fire in Monchique this afternoon

The fire is believed to have broken out shortly after 3pm, in Chã da Casinha.

Three light helicopters and five airplanes have been drafted in to help tackle the blaze, along with 118 fire-fighters and 32 vehicles


Comments:

I fear that it will be a long and challenging fire risk season for the brave Bomberos, My appreciation and respect to you guys in your efforts to keep us safe.

by Nicholas Geal from Algarve on 12-06-2019 08:09:00
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